Form and Meaning in Drama: A Study of Six Greek Plays and of Hamlet

Form and Meaning in Drama: A Study of Six Greek Plays and of Hamlet

H.D.F. Kitto / Feb 20, 2020
Form and Meaning in Drama A Study of Six Greek Plays and of Hamlet The author analyzes six Greek tragedies the Orestes trilogy Ajax Antigone and Antigone it also contains a chapter on the Greek and the Elizabethan dramatic forms and one on Religious drama
  • Title: Form and Meaning in Drama: A Study of Six Greek Plays and of Hamlet
  • Author: H.D.F. Kitto
  • ISBN: 9780416675207
  • Page: 426
  • Format: Paperback
  • The author analyzes six Greek tragedies the Orestes trilogy, Ajax, Antigone, and Antigone it also contains a chapter on the Greek and the Elizabethan dramatic forms, and one on Religious drama.
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    1. I ordered a copy of Aldine Transaction s 2007 printing of Kitto s The Greeks as my Pelican copy from 1968 needed replacing and the Aldine seemed to be the latest edition available When it arrived it turned out to have the correct cover but the book bound inside was something completely different something called Equality My question to the Canadian Chapters Indigo help desk about whether they had correctly bound copies went unanswered and all I got back was a form letter suggesting I bring the b [...]


    2. I have never been disappointed by Kitto In a stark contrast to most academic writing of the last hundred years or so, Kitto s prose is never flaccid, sterile, or boring Instead, he engages the texts he examines in a lively and interesting way that will grant his readers a great deal of new insights into the texts Here, he examines several Greek tragedies in turn and finally contrasts them with Elizabethan tragedy generally and then specifically with Shakespeare s Hamlet He concludes by leaving t [...]


    3. I m calling this done even though I just read the Hamlet lectures I m going to have to dig out my Greek plays before I can go on, I have other stuff in queue But this was post it flag worthy Amazing read It s just a shame this was published in 1956, because NONE of my college lit courses had books THIS informative.



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